A Detroit man is going to be counting cash after winning a $270,068 Fantasy 5 jackpot from the Michigan Lottery.
The lucky player, who chose to remain anonymous, matched the numbers drawn on Tuesday – 04-06-25-28-29 – to win the big prize. He bought his winning ticket at Marathon gas station, located at 13001 West 8 Mile Road in Detroit.
The player visited Lottery headquarters Wednesday to claim his prize. With his winnings he plans to buy a second home.
Each Fantasy 5 play is only $1. For an additional $1 per play, EZmatch may be added to a Fantasy 5 ticket, giving players a chance to win up to $500 instantly. Fantasy 5 players select five numbers from one to 39. Players who match all five Fantasy 5 numbers drawn win a jackpot that starts at $100,000. Fantasy 5 drawings are held seven days a week at 7:29 p.m. Tonight’s Fantasy 5 jackpot is $105,000.